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End of an era for Wightlink’s St Cecilia ferry
End of an era for Wightlink’s St Cecilia ferry
Wednesday, 23 January 2019

On 25 January, St Cecilia, Wightlink’s third largest ship, is retiring from service after an estimated 200,000 crossings of the Solent. Having sailed approximately 1 million miles, Friday will mark her final sailing day before she heads to S...

The Cruising Association publishes new edition of the  Inland Waterways Guide
The Cruising Association publishes new edition of the Inland Waterways Guide
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 The 2019 edition of the Cruising Association’s guide Cruising the Inland Waterways of France and Belgium has been published.Described as their ‘Bible’ by regular users and yacht skippers planning routes to and from the Mediterranean...
Cowes Harbour Commission sign contract for a 9m Patrol RIB
Cowes Harbour Commission sign contract for a 9m Patrol RIB
Sunday, 13 January 2019

Diverse Marine Ltd. and Cowes Harbour Commission have signed a contract for the design, construction and delivery of a 9m Patrol RIB.

Capt. Stuart McIntosh, Harbour Master of Cowes, said: “We are delighted to award the design and construct...

ALL SHIPS ALERT for British solo yachtsman Robin Davie
ALL SHIPS ALERT for British solo yachtsman Robin Davie
Friday, 11 January 2019

Image: PPL Photo Agency

February Boatbid Catalogue
February Boatbid Catalogue
Thursday, 10 January 2019

Please take a look through our catalogue of boats ...

Three women, a boat, the Atlantic and whole load of plastic
Three women, a boat, the Atlantic and whole load of plastic
Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Image: Team Status Row

December Boatbid Auction is LIVE!
December Boatbid Auction is LIVE!
Friday, 07 December 2018

Our auction will run from 0900hrs on Friday 7th until 1900hrs on Tuesday 11th December.

Neil Chapman starts the two handed ARC across the Atlantic to St Lucia
Neil Chapman starts the two handed ARC across the Atlantic to St Lucia
Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Neil Chapman Co Founder and CEO of Boatshed.com is doing the double-handed ARC crossing from Las Palmas to St Lucia 2018 with Curt Mundy from Boatshed Ireland.

Vote for your Club of the Year
Vote for your Club of the Year
Monday, 26 November 2018

2018 winners Nottinghamshire County Sailing Club. Image: RYA/Paul Wyeth

RYA and industry representatives meet HMRC to discuss red diesel situation
RYA and industry representatives meet HMRC to discuss red diesel situation
Friday, 23 November 2018

Image: Vereshchagin Dmitry / Shutterstock.com

The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
Sunday, 11 November 2018

LEFT: Henry Blogg, Cromer Lifeboat Coxswain. Image: RNLI
RIGHT: Local gallantry awardees from Whitby involved in the Rohilla rescue. Back row l-r: George Peart (Silver Medal), Thomas M Kelly (Upgang Second Coxswain, Than...

December Boatbid Catalogue
December Boatbid Catalogue
Wednesday, 07 November 2018

The December Boatbid Catalogue has 55 boats for you ...
look through the catalogue here.

Golden Globe Weekly Update
Golden Globe Weekly Update
Monday, 05 November 2018

Susie 4th through the Hobart Film gate!

Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 22 - Torquay-Shoreham
Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 22 - Torquay-Shoreham
Monday, 05 November 2018

Saturday July 1 2017

Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 20 - Tresco - Falmouth
Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 20 - Tresco - Falmouth
Monday, 15 October 2018

Sunday June 18th 2017 Tresco/Brymer, Scilly Isles

Golden Globe Race Weekly Update
Golden Globe Race Weekly Update
Monday, 15 October 2018

No great issues to report this week - all we need to say is "great progress!".

2018 Rolex World Sailor of the Year nominees announced
2018 Rolex World Sailor of the Year nominees announced
Wednesday, 03 October 2018

World Sailing and Rolex have announced the line-up of Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2018 nominees.

The 11 nominated sailors represent the best of the best in international sailing over the last 12 months, with kiteboarders, offshore racer...

GOLDEN GLOBE NEWS - The leader close to the Boatshed.com Film Gate in Tasmania
GOLDEN GLOBE NEWS - The leader close to the Boatshed.com Film Gate in Tasmania
Wednesday, 03 October 2018

Within the next couple of days, the leader Jean-Luc Van Den Heede of the Golden Globe Race ()GGR) is due to arrive at the "Boatshed.com Film Drop" in Storm Bay.

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